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Professional Diploma in Power Engineering

IVE - Engineering
IVE - Engineering
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Programme Code
Subject Area
Engineering - Electrical & Electronic
Programme Type
Professional Diploma
Offering Institution
IVE - Engineering
Contact Hours
QF Level
QF Credits
QF Registration No.
QF Registration Validity Period
Please contact 9081 5283 for the details of class commencement date
Programme Class
EG424410P-11Power Systems Stream [Apply Online]
EG424410P-PL7Power Plants Stream [Apply Online]
(for those pursuing high-voltage working licence at Mainland China)
Programme Description
This programme aims to provide the trade practitioners specific vocational and professional education & training in some key areas of Power Engineering including permit-to-work safety system, design, installation, testing and commissioning, operation and maintenance of the high-voltage power systems.
Programme Structure (Core + Power Systems or Power Plants Stream)
EEE4001X - Safe Operation and Maintenance of High Voltage Installations (39 hrs)
EEE4002X - Design of High Voltage Power Supply Systems (52 hrs)
EEE4003X - Practices of Inspection, Testing and Commissioning on High Voltage Switchboard and its Ancillary Equipment (52 hrs)
Power Systems Stream
EEE4004X - Power System Protection and Control System (33 hrs)
EEE4005X - Power System Cables (33 hrs)
EEE4006X - Power System Overhead Lines (30 hrs)
EEE4007X - Power System Plant Equipment (30 hrs)
EEE4008X - Power System Planning & Design (27 hrs)
Power Plants Stream
EEE4022X - Control and Automation (36 hrs)
EEE4023X - Electrical Rotating Machines (27 hrs)
EEE4024X - Materials and Chemistry (30 hrs)
EEE4025X - Mechanical Equipment (36 hrs)
EEE4026X - Electrical Systems (24 hrs)
Learners should select the module set of either Power Systems Stream or Power Plants Stream for completion of the Professional Diploma.
Students' performance in each module is assessed by Continuous Assessment (CA) and End-of-Module Assessment (EA). Assessments are conducted in English.
- 2 to 3 nights per week, 18:45 - 21:45
- Practical lessons may be arranged in Saturday (normally 12:00 - 18:30), detail arrangement will be announced during class.
- In special circumstances, some lessons may be conducted in online mode.
- Duration: 296 hrs. The whole programme can be completed in around 15 to 18 months.
External Recognition
This programme is recognised by the Electrical and Mechanical Services Department (EMSD) as one of the approved training programmes serving the high-voltage engineering industry. Holder of a Grade B or Grade C REW certificate may apply for registration as Grade H Electrical Worker upon completion of the programme. For detailed requirements of Grade H REW, please refer to the EMSD website.


Entry Requirements

Five HKCEE subjects at Grade E/Level 2 or above, including English and Chinese Languages, or equivalent, with two years’ relevant work experience; or

Relevant RPL qualification(s) at QF Level 3 or above AND a pass in an entrance assessment, which can be either oral or written; or

Hold a QF Level 3 qualification or equivalent, with two years’ relevant work experience; or

21 years old or above with 2 years relevant working experience, may be admitted subject to passing an interview and / or aptitude test, if necessary.

Preference will be given to those applicants who are holding a Grade B or Grade C certificate under Cap. 406D Electricity (Registration) Regulations.

Financial Assistance Scheme

Vplus Subsidy Scheme

This course is an eligible programme under “Vplus Subsidy Scheme – Vplus Engineering”. Under this scheme, successful applicants will be refunded 60% of the paid tuition fees of eligible programmes, subject to a maximum of $45,000 per person.

For details and application, please visit https://vplus.vtc.edu.hk/eng.

This course has been included in the list of reimbursable courses under Continuing Education Fund.

CEF Course Code


CEF Course Name

Professional Diploma in Power Engineering

CEF Effective Date


Valid CEF Until


Applicants can use the "Apply Online" function, which available from the programme website and login to the Online Enrolment System to submit their applications.
(Mon-Fri: 09:00-17:00)
Whatsapp: 90815283 
Tel: 2435 9423 
Fax: 2432 2253
Email: EDiT@vtc.edu.hk
Website: EDiT.vtc.edu.hk

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